Electors finalize votes for Romney

Duty is fulfilled by 6 from state

Posted: December 18, 2012 at midnight

Jonathan Barnett (holding papers), Reta Hamilton and four other Republican electors meet at the state Capitol in Little Rock on Monday and cast the state’s six electoral votes for Republicans Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan. Similar meetings were held in capitals across the country.

The will of Arkansas’ voters was officially made known Monday when the state’s six members of the electoral college cast ballots for the Republican slate for president and vice president, Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan.

Electors cast ballots for Mitt Romney

Arkansas' Electors on Monday cast their ballots for Mitt Romney. The Republican won Arkansas with 61 percent of the vote. (By Gavin Lesnick)
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Arkansas, Pages 9 on 12/18/2012